Human Resources Officer

Human Resources Officer

As a Human Resources (HR) Officer, you'll assist supervisors and managers with human resources tasks including recruitment, review of WHS procedures, policy implementation, and employee inductions.

The average salary of a Human Resources Officer is $63,651 per annum.

Salary range
Average salary $63,651
salary range
$58,030
$63,651
$69,273
Source: SEEK
Projected job growth
-3% by 2020
-3%
2015
2020
Source: joboutlook.gov.au
Employment by region
The top three regions for employment as a Human Resources Officer are:
NSW
NSW 30.9%
VIC
VIC 31.2%
QLD
QLD 15.8%
Source: joboutlook.gov.au

Key skills required

The top skills for a Human Resources Officer are:
  • Good planning, organisational, analytical and decision-making skills
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Tact and discretion when dealing with people and confidential information
Source: myfuture.edu.au
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